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  1. One dead and more than 100 injured in French fuel tax protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Ealing Times

    A protester has died and 106 others injured during roadblocks set up around France to demonstrate against rising fuel taxes, in a new challenge to embattled President Emmanuel Macron. Police officers lobbed tear gas canisters at demonstrators on the Champs-Elysees in Paris on Saturday as groups tried to make their way to the presidential Elysee Palace.

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  2. Amazon's would-be NY neighbors: Cynicism, some hope for jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The Queensbridge Houses sit beneath the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, upper right, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in New York. Like most New York City housing projects, Queensbridge residents complain of poor conditions, lacking heat or hot water, or rats and roaches.

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  3. Marijuana sales brisk in Atlantic regionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Western Star

    When Thomas H. Clarke was 18 years old, he was jailed for 30 days for selling some hash to a buddy. Today, Clarke, whose initials ironically spell THC, runs a burgeoning legal cannabis shop in Portugal Cove, a small Newfoundland town just outside of St. John's.

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  4. Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WMC-TV Memphis

    In this photo released by the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, Khieu Samphan, foreground, former Khmer Rouge head of state, stands at thea dock in a court room during a hearing at the U.N.-backed war crimes tribunal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. A U.N.-backed tribunal in Cambodia on Friday convicted the two most senior surviving leaders of the country's former Khmer Rouge regime of genocide and other crimes against humanity, sentencing them to life in prison.

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  5. File photo shows coalition forces and members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Syrian regime forces retook control of the last southern holdout of Islamic State Saturday, as a monitor said air strikes killed dozens in a remaining jihadist pocket in the country's east. More than seven years into Syria's grinding civil war, multiple forces are battling to push IS out of its remaining scraps of territory in the country.

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  6. Blues come out on top in action-packed local derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Falmouth Packet

    Helston's Jamie Thirkle celebrates the second of his three goals in the 4-3 win at home to Penryn Athletic in the Combination League on Saturday JAMIE Thirkle scored a hat-trick as Helston Athletic's reserves saw off Penryn Athletic in an entertaining Combination League derby at Kellaway Park on Saturday. Jake Shaw put Penryn in front early on before Thirkle levelled minutes later.

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  7. China, US trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summitRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, center, watches Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah gesture before the start of the gala dinner family photo at the APEC summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. less U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, center, watches Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah gesture before the start of the gala dinner family photo at the APEC summit in Port ... more U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, center, watches Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah gesture before the start of the gala dinner family photo at the APEC summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018.

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  8. England still striving to improve after World Cup - SouthgateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    England manager Gareth Southgate said his side are not resting on their laurels after reaching a first World Cup semi-final since 1990 in July and are still learning and improving all the time. Soccer Football - UEFA Nations League - England Press Conference - The Grove Hotel, Watford, Britain - November 17, 2018 England manager Gareth Southgate and Harry Kane during the press conference Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley LONDON: England manager Gareth Southgate said his side are not resting on their laurels after reaching a first World Cup semi-final since 1990 in July and are still learning and improving all the time.

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  9. Struggling strawberry farmers get creative to combat massive wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Even before cases of strawberry sabotage crippled sales and cost the industry millions of dollars, Australian growers were despairing over dumping tonnes of perfectly good fruit that was too small or odd-shaped to find a market. Mandy Schultz choked back tears as she described the impact a strawberry glut and falling prices have had on the small farm she runs with her husband Adrian and his parents at Wamuran, north of Brisbane.

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  10. Scotland show spirit as South Africa scrape to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Scotland gave as good as they got but were denied their first win over South Africa since 2010 as they were edged out 26-20 at BT Murrayfield. Gregor Townsend warned pre-match his troops would have to step up their game from last week's eight-try demolition job on Fiji if they were to halt a team he claimed were one of world rugby's form sides.

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  11. Isle of Wight football round-up: Yachtsmen beaten by bottom side as poor run continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Isle of Wight County Press

    Action from this afternoon's match between Ventnor and East Cowes Sports in the Isle of Wight Senior Cup. Photo: Andrew Cooper IT WAS a bitter pill to take for struggling Cowes Sports as they lost 2-1 at bottom of the table Bemerton Heath Harlequins in the Sydenhams Wessex Premier League this afternoon.

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  12. Climate change activists block London bridges with 85 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Belfast Telegraph

    The arrests came as a result of Saturday's Extinction Rebellion climate change protests around London, the Metropolitan Police said. Most have been detained under the Highways Act after hundreds of people staged sit-ins on five of the capital's central bridges.

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  13. Free parking an early Christmas treat for Oxfordshire motoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Oxford Mail

    MOTORISTS in southern Oxfordshire can enjoy some free parking in district council car parks in the run up to Christmas. The annual initiative by South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils aims to encourage people to shop locally.

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  14. Ben Foakes has shown his prowess both with the gloves and the bat in England's series with Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Ben Foakes has shown his prowess both with the gloves and the bat in England's Test series with Sri Lanka... will Jonny Bairstow get his spot back? Jonny Bairstow may have been a good enough footballer to be on Leeds United's books as a youngster but it is fair to assume he will never want to kick a ball again. So good has Ben Foakes been in this series, having only been called up after Bairstow damaged ankle ligaments revisiting his days as a midfielder, that he could conceivably keep the England gloves for the next 10 years.

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  15. 'Time to deliver a Brexit that works for the whole UK' - view of...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cambs Times

    New Brexit secretary Steve Barclay has insisted it is time to finalise the withdrawal agreement and "deliver a Brexit that works for the whole UK". The Leave-supporting north east Cambridgeshire MP, who was appointed by prime minister Theresa May as part of a reshuffle, said: "We now need to keep up the momentum to finalise the withdrawal agreement and outline political declaration and deliver a Brexit that works for the whole UK."

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    Wednesday Nov 7 | Food & Drug Packaging

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  17. SAILING: Isle of Wight sailor wins Royal Yachting Association awardRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Isle of Wight County Press

    A BEMBRIDGE sailor will be presented with one of the Royal Yachting Association's most prestigious awards by the Princess Royal, president of the RYA, in recognition of his commitment to the RYA's South Region. Mike Samuelson has been nominated for the regional volunteer award by the RYA's South Region Volunteer Team and has been selected as a winner by the RYA Honours and Awards Panel.

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  18. Queen Elizabeth offers 'deepest sympathies' amid California wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Moore County News-Press

    Queen Elizabeth has offered her "deepest sympathies to the people of California" amid the ongoing wildfires across the US state. The British monarch has revealed her "thoughts and prayers" are with the people in the American state, where wildfires have caused widespread devastation.

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  19. Mark Milligan named Socceroos captainRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | NEWS.com.au

    Veteran defender Mark Milligan will lead the Socceroos in next year's Asian Cup after being named as the national team's new captain. The 33-year-old was confirmed as the replacement for retired midfielder Mile Jedinak by coach Graham Arnold on Saturday.

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  20. Austria hoping to call up Burnley striker Ashley Barnes in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Austria coach Franco Foda is hopeful of adding Burnley striker Ashley Barnes to his squad in time for next year's Euro 2020 qualifiers. Barnes, 29, qualifies for Austria through a grandmother and played for the country at Under-20 level back in 2008.

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